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Pelagic & Critters

Mar - Oct


UD Rating – 3 Star

Cheng Ho

The way to dive the world famous Komodo National Park!

The Cheng Ho is a stunning, traditional wooden boat with detailed attention gone into every part of its design with a mission to make guests forget they are on a boat.

Cheng Ho is one of the most comfortable vessels for diving and leisure expeditions. She is based in Labuan Bajo, Flores and regularly visits the Komodo National Park.

Cheng Ho offers 14 cabins spread over three decks, each equipped with en suite bathroom and air conditioning. The onboard restaurant and lounge are also air conditioned and feature a TV and DVD player. Relax and enjoy the tropical views at the top-deck bar and lounge on the sun deck.

MV Cheng Ho is equipped with the latest diving amenities to make your scuba diving adventure hassle free. The expert dive staff is always on hand to ensure divers receive the best service and attention during each dive excursion to create a truly memorable experience. Book online or speak with one of our agents to reserve your Cheng Ho Indonesia liveaboard diving holiday.

Twin Cabin Lower Deck

The Cheng Ho has 4 twin bedrooms in the lower deck

  • Private bathroom
  • Basin
  • Hot & cold shower
  • Air conditioner

Double Cabin

The Cheng Ho has 6 double bedrooms in the lower and upper deck.

  • Private bathroom
  • Basin
  • Hot & cold shower
  • Air conditioner
  • Double bed

Single Cabin

The Cheng Ho has 4 single bedroom cabins in the middle deck.

  • Single bed
  • Private bathroom
  • Basin
  • Hot & cold shower
  • Air conditioner

Route Options

Vessel Details

Type Phinisi Buginese Schooner
Made of Ulin Wood
Built in Batulicin
Length 33.15 Meter
Breadth 10.65 Meter
Depth 3.50 Meter
Gross Tonnage 253 GT
Fuel tank capacity 50 Ton
Water tank capacity 40 Ton
Speed 7-10 Knots/hour
Main Engine 1 unit YANMAR – 6E 347 (6LA), 347 HP=259 KW, RPM 1720
Auxilliary Engine I 1 units MITSUBISHI 6D15
Generator : Marcon – 75KVA – 60KW, 1500 RPM
Auxilliary Engine II 1 unit FORD – 150 HP, 60 KVA
Generator : MARKON 60 kw – 1500 RPM
Engine III Electromotor STAMFORD 12.5 KVA, 1500 RPM
Auxilliary 1 unit DEUTZ type F2L912, 20 hp, 14.5 KW
Navigation Radar KODEN, Echo Sounder KODEN, GPS Navigator FURUNO, EPIRB Satellite, Radio SSB, Radio VHF, Compass.
Safety 2 units speed boat Yamaha Enduro, 2 units engine life saving boat, 4 Units Out board Yamaha 40 HP (2 Stroke), 2 units Inflatable life raft, 80 life jackets, 12 units Reading Buoy, Smoke detector in each room, Fire Extinguisher, Fire Hose, Fire Hydrant, CO2 & Powder, Oxygen, ENOS Diver Locator System
Camera Preparation Large Dedicated Camera Preparation Table with 110/220v Electrical Sockets.
Full Equipment USD 35 per day
Mask, Fins & Snorkel USD 5 per day
Wetsuits USD 7 (3mm) per day
Regulator USD 7 per day
Dive Computer USD 10 per day
Mask, Fins & Snorkel Free

Available Experiences



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What Our Customers Have To Say

Reviews from our Clients, Journalists, Photo Pro's and our own Experts

Our reviews and blogs are an additional guide to evaluate of the holiday is exactley what you are looking for or not. Some love an Eco-Resort, some love air-con and a flat screen TV, we aim to ensure you get what you are looking for, at great value for money.

Komodo Underwater Workshop

I had a fabulous trip and it was my birthday while there and I was extremely lucky to do the best wide angle dives I have ever done.

I can't wait to go back and definitely with the same boat and crew , they were amazing ,it was a very special trip, thank you for organising it for me.

Sharon Austin

Sharon, A

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